2019 Northeast Regional Surfing Championships®

May 17 - 19, 2019

  16th Avenue & Ocean Avenue, Belmar, New Jersey

Registration Closes

April 22, 2019 at 11:59 pm

Tentative Schedule:
May 17 - Adults, Open Shortboard & SUP
May 18 - Open Shortboard, Bodyboard & SUP
May 18 & 19 - Youth (Under 18)

AGE DIVISIONS FOR THIS EVENT (Age as of January 1, 2019)


Eligibility:  Competitors signing up for the 2019 Northeast Regionals must have competed in and qualified in their respective divisions during the 2018 District Season in order to be eligible to enter and compete. Competitors must sign-up before the April 22 deadline in order to reserve their slot. Any competitor applying for entry whose membership expires on or before September 30, 2019 must renew their membership along with their entry form and fee. To do so please pick your district and renew your membership at esa.surfsignup.com



Entry Instructions for invited and alternate competitors

Entries for both invited and alternate competitors must be received by the Eastern Surfing Association on or before 11:59PM on Monday, April 22, 2019 through SurfSignup online or by postmarked mail. Online or mail entries not received or postmarked by the Eastern Surfing Association on or before 11:59PM on Monday, April 22, 2019 may be considered a late paid alternate. Note: There will be a $20 Late Fee for entries received after April 22, 2019.

NOTE:  If your membership expires before Sept 30, 2019 please renew online at esa.surfsignup.com.

Refunds: Refunds must be requested by 11:59PM on Monday, May 6, 2019. The ESA will then issue any refund due to an official withdrawal or non-slotted competitor within 30 days from end of the 2019 Northeast Regional Surfing Championships®. Refund of any entry fees does not cover the SurfSignup convenience fee if you enter online. Any competitor wishing to withdraw must do so by email to receive a refund.
Note: A $20 ESA processing fee will be deducted from the refund amount.

To Withdraw: You must notify [email protected] by email. (Email must be time stamped by 11:59PM on May 6, 2019). You must also notify your District Director by phone, cell phone or email so they can verify your withdrawal at the Official Slot Meeting.

Refunds for Slotted Surfers: The ESA will issue a refund to any slotted surfer who officially withdraws by 11:59PM on May 6, 2019, 10 days or more prior to the start of the event. Any withdrawals after that date will forfeit their entry fee, except in the case of a medical emergency, which will receive a refund up until 9:00AM the day before the event (with proper documentation and approval of the Contest Director only). Any withdrawals after this time will result in forfeiture of all entry fees regardless of the circumstances involved.

Refunds for Alternates: Alternates who are slotted less than 10 days before the event or have yet to receive a slot and wish to withdraw must do so before 9:00AM the day before the event to receive a refund. The ESA will also issue a refund to any alternate who does not receive a slot.

 The deadline for the Official Slot Meeting for any additional slotting of Alternates is Thursday, May 16, 2019 at 9:00AM. No beach entries.